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  1. The front line Christmas miracleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ReporterHerald.com

    Mired in mud and muck, solders on both sides were cold, wet and disheartened. Both sides faced a dreary Christmas inside their rodent-infested, 8-foot deep trenches.

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  2. Celebrated Christmas song had roots in summerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ReporterHerald.com

    As I mentioned briefly last year , those are the opening lines of my favorite Christmas song - not a carol, carols tend to focus on the religious nature of the season.

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  3. Economy: Too Much Money Spent on SpaceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Canadian

    A witness in California has reported sighting a flying alien reptile in January, 2014. This report has been obtained from a testimony included in the database of UFOInfo.com, published in December, 2014.

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  4. Letters -- Published Dec. 19, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | RecordNET

    Recent use of this figure of speech by the head of the CIA, former President George W. Bush and others: EIT's - enhanced interrogation techniques - in lieu of torture. 2. Hyperbole: a figure of speech in which exaggeration is used for emphasis or effect, as in I could sleep for a year, or this book weighs a ton.

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  5. Opinion: Noonan: The Cuban Regime Is a Defeated FoeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    If a change in policy is in the American national interest, then it is a good idea. If it is not, then it is a bad idea, and something we should not do.

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  6. Budget cuts threaten fish and wildlife, co-management | Being FrankRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Auburn Reporter

    Years of declining funding combined with a $2 billion state budget deficit leaves the treaty Indian tribes in Western Washington wondering if the Department of Fish and Wildlife will be able to meet its natural resources management responsibilities. The shortfall led Gov. Jay Inslee to instruct state agencies to submit budget reduction options equal to 15 percent of the money they receive from the state's general fund.

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  7. Minneapolis' next schools chief needs stamina, strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    ... next school chief must also be a change agent - and one who has the staying power to produce lasting results. The Opinion section is produced by the Editorial Department to foster discussion about key issues. The Editorial Board represents the ...

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  8. Navarrette: Gonzales unfairly tagged with legacy of tortureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | RecordNET

    "I'm known as the architect of torture," Gonzales told me by phone from Nashville, where the former US attorney general is now a lawyer in private practice and dean of the College of Law at Belmont University. Anyone saddled with that title must be evil and sadistic.

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  9. Seattle GM says John Idzik is right man for JetsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    ... since 1992. He was Newsday's football writer covering the Jets and ... If Jets owner Woody Johnson wants the opinion of the front-office architect of the defending Super Bowl champion on whether he should keep John Idzik as his general manager, here ...

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  10. Genesee County Bar Foundation and Association give those who have less a holiday dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MLive.com

    But on Thursday, Dec. 18, Himelhoch along with the rest of the foundation and association, saw what he thought was great suffering that couldn't be fixed unless more jobs were created.

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  11. Eugene Robinson: Historic opening with Cuba should be seen as gainRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Daily Advance

    President Obama's historic opening to Cuba is long overdue - and has a chance of hastening the Castro dictatorship's demise. Critics of the accord should explain why they believe a policy that has failed miserably for half a century could ever work.

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  12. Capital News: First hearings are the last for handful of bills in Ohio HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Aurora Advocate

    State lawmakers have ended their voting sessions for the year, and most likely won't be seen around the Statehouse before the start of the next general assembly in January. But a couple of House panels went out with a bang, via a series of first hearings on bills that otherwise would never see the light of day.

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  13. Strange: Tyndall will get most out of VolsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    SAUL YOUNG/NEWS SENTINEL Tennessee coach Donnie Tyndall yells out directions during last Sunday's game against Butler at Thompson-Boling Arena. When Tennessee needed a new basketball coach last April, I can see why Donnie Tyndall was on athletic director Dave Hart's short list.

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  14. Adams: Hurd under age, but not under radarRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Tennessee running back Jalen Hurd runs the ball against Kentucky during the first half at Neyland Stadium, Saturday, Nov.15, 2014 in Knoxville, Tenn. Suppose a major university announced that none of its students had been cited for underage drinking in the past year.

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  15. Chryst hire is win for university, MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Channel3000

    Hiring a new football coach probably wouldn't rise to the level of editorial consideration in most cases, but the UW's hiring of Paul Chryst seems important. First of all, football - indeed athletics are important to the UW.

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  16. Kathleen Parker: Wildfire triggers fraud and greedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SavannahNow

    The story is a doozy - a tale of corruption, prosecutorial abuse, alleged fraud upon the court, and possible government cover-ups in the service of power and greed. All the script needs is a Forest Service employee urinating on his bare feet in his lookout tower just as the fire was beginning.

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  17. Editorial: Metro breakup is epic failureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SavannahNow

    IT'S A huge disappointment that city and county officials have been unable to come up with a new merger agreement for the Metro police department after nearly five months of negotiation. a The abdication of responsibility.

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  18. 'Palestine is occupied state, not disputed territory'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Russia Taday

    ... that give Palestinians in reality? MH: Well, first of all, it gives us symbolic support. It shows us that public opinion in all Europe is for the Palestinian cause for an end of occupation, for the right to self-determination. And that the ...

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  19. Letter: This is not the time to abolish tortureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Times Herald-Record

    I just finished reading about the al-Qaeda attack on a school in Pakistan, killing 145.

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  20. Milwaukee to speed police training in handling mentally illRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    The Milwaukee Police Department is stepping up training so that all police officers on the force would be fully trained to deal with the mentally ill by 2018, the mayor announced Thursday, months after a Milwaukee police officer killed a schizophrenic man at a park. "I have heard the concerns of the community and we have listened to those concerns and want to respond to those concerns," Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said.

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